RACHEL ZWAYNE was born and raised in New Zealand. At the age of 14, Rachel’s father (Ray Comfort) relocated his ministry to Southern California, where she eventually met her husband Emeal. Rachel has been home educating for the past 16 years and finds great delight in encouraging other women in their roles as wives, mothers, and home educators. She does this in her capacity as a leader and teacher of multiple women’s groups and as a conference speaker. Rachel and her husband live in California with their three daughters and two sons.